“Let us work together to replace despair with HOPE, fear with human SECURITY and humiliation with DIGNITY”

Bishop Shomali

Bishop Shomali: “The life of Mother Teresa and her reliance on God are larger than the miracle of healing of the Brazilian engineer”

ARTAS – On Sunday September 5, 2016, and on the occasion of the Feast of Our Lady of the Enclosed Garden, Bishop William Shomali, Patriarchal Vicar of Jerusalem and Palestine,


“St. Mariam Baouardy was known for her humility, honesty, love and obedience to the Holy Spirit”

BETHLEHEM – On Friday, August 26, 2016, a solemn Mass was celebrated at the Carmel in Bethlehem, on the occasion of the second feast of St. Mariam Baouardy or Mary


As violence takes over Jerusalem again, a bishop says: we need the Lord’s help

Bishop Shomali says it is painful to see violence return to JerusalemAuxiliary Bishop William Shomali, Latin Patriarchate chancellor, has said it is painful to watch violence take over Jerusalem once